Is the Gender Pay Gap Real?

Do women earn only $0.77 to each $1.00 a man makes?

Is this pay gap figure a work of cherry-picked statistics that ignores career choices?

Here’s a video that digs a little deeper into the issue:

Basically, the gender pay gap can not be so easily simplified.  The $0.77 to $1.00 figure definitely overlooks many finer points in the pay gap.  It’s a difficult number to justify.

There certainly is a pay gap to some degree though.

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